Former vice-president, Atiku Abubakar, has spoken extensively on how he will improve certain sectors of the country, if elected as president in the 2019 general elections. In an interaction on Twitter, Atiku who is seeking the presidential ticket on the...
South East governors and other Igbo leaders yesterday said no to the establishment of cattle ranch in Ebonyi State or any state in the zone as proposed by the Federal Government. The governors also declared support for the ongoing call...
The Anambra State Government has doled out the sum of N3.8 billion for agricultural development in this year’s farming season in the state. Out of this amount, N1.5 billion would be invested in land development, N2 billion on provision of...
Wherever there is palmwine there is truth, so says a popular saying. From time immemorial, tens of hundreds of rural dwellers, especially in the South East, have depended heavily on palm wine tapping to eke out a living. It...
Renowned playwright and Nobel laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to stop shedding unjust tears and deal with bloodthirsty terrorists unleashing mayhem in the country. Buhari and Soyinka He also described the proposed death sentence as...
Activities of Fulani herdsmen which have often resulted in the killing of Ghanaians in several parts of the country will be arrested and dealt with decisively, President Nana Akufo-Addo has stated. Addressing the National Council of Fulani Chiefs at the...
As non-oil exports continue to rise, countries like Canada, United Arab Emirates, UAE, Israel and Australia are demanding Nigerian yams from exporters in the country. This was disclosed in a chat with Vanguard, Wednesday, by the Chairman, Technical Committee on...
Organs to be grown in animals for transplant, provide cure for diabetes Scientists have created the first ever human-sheep hybrids, paving the way for organs to be grown in animals which can be transplanted into humans. The successful Stanford University project...
Nigerian Tobechukwu Opara is among 30 university students that the U.S. Department of Agriculture has picked to attend its 2018 Agricultural Outlook Forum through the USDA Student Diversity Program. Senior Tobechukwu “Toby” Opara, along with sophomore Alexis Doon are two...
“I am justifying it very strongly because herdsmen are being unjustly treated in this country." A former Vice Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University, and spokesperson of the Northern Elders Forum (NEF) Prof. Ango Abdullahi has vehemently defended the incessant killings...